Strong organic growth, increased marketing investments and stable EBIT.
• Net sales for the quarter increased by 5.9 per cent to SEK 1,629m (1,538) including a positive impact from foreign exchange rates of 1.6 per cent.
• Operating profit amounted to SEK 195m (180). Profit for the period amounted to SEK 130m (132). Operating profit, adjusted for items affecting comparability, amounted to SEK 200m (194).
• Cash flow from operating activities amounted to SEK 255m (250).
• Net debt/EBITDA ratio was 2.5x (2.5).
Please find enclosed the full report.
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